CIAA 2021      

International Conference on Implementation and Application of Automata

July 19–22

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Submissions must be written in LaTeX using the LNCS LaTeX2e style and must not exceed 12 pages, bibliography included. If the authors believe that more details are essential to substantiate the main claims, they may include a clearly marked appendix that will be read at the discretion of the program committee. Simultaneous submissions of papers to journals or any other conference with published proceedings, or submitting previously published papers is not allowed. Only electronic submission of PDF documents is possible. The proceedings will be published in the Springer LNCS series and will be available at the conference. Authors should submit their contributions at the



Sheng Yu Award

A "Best Paper Award," since 2014 called "Sheng Yu Award" will be presented to the author(s) of the paper judged to be the best on the basis of the referee reports.

Special Issue

Selected papers from the conference will be invited for consideration in an extended version for a special issue in the International Journal of Foundations of Computer Science (IJFCS).


Original papers are sought in all areas that relate to implementation and application of automata, including (but not limited to):